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    Kwikset Obsidian 953 OBN Door Lock

    Ratings Scorecard

    Test Results

    Kick-in as sold

    Kick-in as sold

    Resistance to kick-in as sold is how well the lock survived increasingly forceful impacts using the hardware it comes with.

     /  5
    Kick-in reinforced

    Kick-in reinforced

    Kick-in reinforced is the same test using an aftermarket Box Strike in place of the included strike or, for surface-mount locks, 3-inch screws; models scoring Excellent as sold were not retested.

     /  5
    Drilling

    Drilling

    Drilling shows how well the lock stood up to assaults with a drill.

     /  5
    Picking

    Picking

    Picking shows how well the lock stood up to the lock-picking efforts of our experts.

     /  5

    About

    The Kwikset Obsidian 953 OBN is part of the Door Locks test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Door Locks models like the Obsidian 953 OBN are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

    Kick-in as sold Resistance to kick-in as sold is how well the lock survived increasingly forceful impacts using the hardware it comes with.

    Kick-in reinforced Kick-in reinforced is the same test using an aftermarket Box Strike in place of the included strike or, for surface-mount locks, 3-inch screws; models scoring Excellent as sold were not retested.

    Drilling Drilling shows how well the lock stood up to assaults with a drill.

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